Robin Hoffmann
Robin Hoffmann
Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Frankfurt
Eschersheimer Landstr. 29-39
60322 Frankfurt Main
Email: begehr|at|robinhoffmann|dot|de

 

 

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Metric Variations on Coriolan

for conductor solo - 5 min. - 2018

Premiere: Premiere am 08.09.2018, Marketplace Gifhorn (Germany); conductor: Hans-Christian Euler

Commentary (German only)


Waidmanns Ruf und Widerhall

electroacoustic music form sounds of bird- and hunting calls, complemented by texts of Ludwig Tieck, Ferdinand Maximilian Klinger and extracts from the Dictionary of German Superstition - 21 min. - 2017/18

Premiere: radio premiere am 22.09.2018, hr2-kultur

Composition: Robin Hoffmann
Speakers: Christoph Winkelmann/Birgitta Assheuer
Bird- and Hunting calls: Robin Hoffmann
Sound engineer: Thomas Rombach

Technical adviser: Maximiliano Estudies
Production: Stefan Fricke (hr2-kultur)

press release (German)


E-Musik

for soprano and chamber ensemble - 25 min. - 2016-2018

Instrumentation: sopr., trb., vc., perc., pno.

Premiere: Premiere am 06.06.2018, Gare du Nord, Basel (CH), Eunoia quintet

video of the premiere

program notes + score excerpt


Betrugs-Lexicon - Cantores betrügen

for 3 singers and orchestra - 12 min. - 2016

Instrumentation: 3 (3. auch Picc.), 2, 3 (3. auch Bass-Kl.), 2 - 3,2,3,0 - Pk, 3 Schlgz. - 2 Hrfe - S,A,T - 10,8,8,6,4

Premiere: Premiere am 28.10.2016, Philharmonie Essen, Alfried Krupp Saal; Marieke Steenhoek, soprano; Bettina Ranch, alto; Rainer Maria Röhr, tenor; Neue Philharmonie Westfalen; Johannes Kalitzke, conductor

published at Edition C.F. Peters

Commentary


4 very late songs

for the composer himself and band - 20 min. - 2016

Instrumentation: voice, trp., bass cl., pno., drumset, double bass

Premiere: Premiere am 26.11.2016, Schwankhalle, Bremen; Robin Hoffmann und MAM.manufaktur für aktuelle Musik

texts by Robin Hoffmann using quotes of the designated president of the United States, Donald Trump

Commentary (German only)


2EE - für Erwachsene, mit erheblichen Vorbehalten

for piano trio - 14 min. - 2015

Premiere: Premiere am 25.11.2015, concerthall of the Musikhochschule Dresden, elole piano trio

Score Excerpt


Straßenmusik

for solo trombone - 6:30 min. - 2015

Premiere: Premiere am 18.10.2016, WDR-Sendesaal, Köln, Bruce Collings

Andrew Digby plays Straßenmusik

commentary and score excerpt (German only)


Schlundharfe

from sounds of 25 jaw harps in chromatic scale, complemented by sounds of breath, mouth and throat. - 30 min. - 2013/14

Premiere: radio premiere am 08.03.2014, hr2 kultur

dedicated to my father

Commentary


GURU GURU - double requiem for Steve Jobs and Karlheinz Stockhausen

for ensemble - 15 min. - 2013

Instrumentation: trp., tbn., 2 perc., sampler and pno., e-gt., vc.

Premiere: Premiere am 26.04.2013, Wittener Tage für Neue Kammermusik, Ensemble Ascolta

a cooperative composition together with Annesley Black

Published at Edition Juliane Klein

Commentary (German)


Haus Tugendhat

film score - 20 min. - 2012

Instrumentation: piano trio

Premiere: cinema release am 30.05.2013,

A film by Dieter Reifarth, 116 min., D 2013, strandfilm-production

distributed by Pandora film.

PRAESENZ

Sabine Akiko Ahrendt - violin

Jan-Filip Ťupa - violoncello

Reto Staub - piano

Robin Hoffmann - musical direction/composition

the movies website


ähnlich

- 11 min. - 2011/2012

Instrumentation: violin, alto saxophone and piano

Premiere: Premiere am 10.05.2012, Kulturspeicher Würzburg, Trio Comet

Score Excerpt


Stimmungsbarometer

für großes Ensemble - 21 min. - 2011/2012

Instrumentation: 1 (+ Picc.), 1,1,1 - 1,1,1,1 - 2 perc., 2 pno. - 1,1,1,1,1

Premiere: Premiere am 17.03.2013, WDR Sendesaal, Cologne; Ensemble musikFabrik, conductor: Clement Power

Published by C.F. Peters

Score Excerpt


Floram Marchand Turns Water Into Wine

for soprano and ensemble - 16 min. - 2010

Instrumentation: fl. (also picc.), ob., cl., tp., tb., perc., pno., soprano, vl., vla., vc., cb.

Premiere: Premiere am 05.12.2010, concerthall of the Musikhochschule Dresden, ensemble courage, Titus Engel (conductor), Sarah Maria Sun (soloist)

Commentary and Score Excerpt


The Invention of a Hero

music for the documentary film of the same name for the exhibition «Lawrence of Arabia – Genesis of a Myth» - 24 min. - 2010

Instrumentation: ob. (also E.H./baritone ob.); cl.; trp. (also Euph.); perc.; vl.; va.; vc.

Premiere: premiere am 21.11.2010, at the exhibition opening, Landesmuseum Natur und Mensch Oldenburg i.O.

eine Strandfilm-Produktion


Stehender Falz

revised version - 5 min. - 2010

Instrumentation: version I: fl., cl (in Bb), vc., pno. - version II: fl., alto sax., vc., pno.

Premiere: Premiere am 05.04.2012, museum Wiesbaden, Praesenz - new music ensemble

Published by C.F. Peters

Score Excerpt


Maschinensingen

a radiophonic composition - 6:08 min. - 2009/2010

from: Dreimal Fulda Mit Ohne


Dreimal Fulda Mit Ohne

a radiophonic composition by Annesley Black und Robin Hoffmann - 32 min. - 2009

Premiere: radio premiere am 23.01.2010, hr2-kultur

Commentary (german)


anstatt dass

for ensemble - 10 min. - 2009

Instrumentation: trp. (in Eb), alto trb., drumset, xyl./vib., pno., octave guit., vc.

Premiere: Uraufführung am 11.11.2009, kleines Haus Delmenhorst, ensemble ascolta

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

Score Excerpt


5 Trainingseinheiten zu Schleifers Methoden

for violoncello solo - 5 min. - 2009

Premiere: Uraufführung am 14.12.2009, BHF-Bank Frankfurt Main by Michael M. Kasper

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

Score Excerpt


Schorf

for orchestra - 16 min. - 2007/2008

Instrumentation: 4,4,4,4 - 4,4,4,1 - 3,1,tape - 14,12,10,8,6

Premiere: Uraufführung am 05.07.2008, Staatstheater Darmstadt, hr-Sinfonieorchester, Lucas Vis (conductor)

Commentary (german)


Kunst pfeifen

for Art-whistler and ensemble - 17 min. - 2006/2007

Instrumentation: fl. (also picc.), cl., tp., 2 perc., pno., art whistler, vl I., vl II, va., vc., b.

Premiere: Uraufführung am 28.02.2007, Helmut-List-Halle, Graz, Klangforum Wien, Matthias Pintscher (conductor), Robin Hoffmann (soloist)

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

Commentary and Score Excerpt (german)


Locken

for Black Grouse Septett - 11 min. - 2006

Premiere: Uraufführung am 16.08.2006, at the scholarship winner concert of the Darmstadt International Summer Courses for New Music 2006, conductor: Lucas Vis

Published by Edition Peters

sound carrier

Commentary and Score Excerpt (german)


Œhr

for solo listener - 5 min. - 2006

Premiere: Uraufführung am 20.06.2006, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart (Performer: Robin Hoffmann)

Published by Edtion Peters

Commentary and Score Excerpt


Schleifers Methoden

for Violoncello solo - 11 min. - 2005

Premiere: Uraufführung am 23.02.2006, Haus der Deutschen Ensemble Akademie, Frankfurt Main, Michael M. Kasper

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

Commentary and Score Excerpt


Birkhahn-Studie

für a black grouse hunting call - 5 min. - 2005

Instrumentation: Birkhahn-Lockpfeife

Premiere: Uraufführung am 13.04.2005, «raum für kultur», Frankfurt Main, Mark L. Kysela

Published by Edition C. F. Peters

Carlota Cáceres plays Birkhahn-Studie

Robin Hoffmann plays Birkhahn-Studie

hubertus-wildlocker.de

Commentary and Score Excerpt


Strom - Ensemble der Autoren

Terminal H: Strom replugged/Stilleben mit Anprangern - 15 min. - 2005

Premiere: Uraufführung am 13.04.2005, «raum für kultur», Frankfurt Main

Robin Hoffmann, aka Pierre Ampère:electric guitar, live electronics

Mark L. Kysela, aka Victor Volt: saxophone, live electronics

Commentary (German)


was stimmt

for 6 voices – a commision of the Neuen Vocalsolisten Stuttgart - 14 min. - 2004

Premiere: Uraufführung am 15.01.2005, Sophiensæle Berlin

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

werkverzeichnis/rh_was_stimmt_libretto.pdf

Commentary and Score Excerpt


Finte

for Trombone quartet - 10 min. - 2004

Premiere: Uraufführung am 08.06.2004, Treffpunkt Rotebühlplatz, Stuttgart, composers slide quartet

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

Commentary and Score Excerpt


Der Unsichtbare

for Piano solo - 10 min. - 2003/2004

Premiere: Uraufführung am 01.08.2004, Musikinstrumentenmuseum Berlin, Sebastian Berweck

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

Commentary and Score Excerpt


Strom - Ensemble der Autoren

Terminal E: Die Reza-Ausdeutungen - 35 min. - 2003

Premiere: Premiere am 08.02.2003, Theaterhaus Wangen, Stuttgart

Gate 1: Der Flug der Sperber wies den Weg

Gate 2: Ei, gar eilig spring, Du flinkes Füllen

Gate 3: Oh Quelle, Hort des Gimpel

 

Robin Hoffmann, aka Pierre Ampère: electric guitar, voice, live-electronics

Mark L. Kysela, aka Victor Volt: computer, turntable, voice, live-electronics

 

SWR production 2003

recording and master: Heiko Schulz


Strom - Ensemble der Autoren

Terminal G: Superman lesen II - 35 min. - 2003

Premiere: Uraufführung am 10.05.2003, Haus Witten, Wittener Tage für Neue Kammermusik

Robin Hoffmann, aka Pierre Ampère: electric guitar, voice, live-electronics

Mark L. Kysela, aka Victor Volt: pepared tenor saxophone, turntable, live-electronics

Commentary (German)


Strom -Ensemble der Autoren

Terminal F: Strom unplugged - 15 min. - 2003

Premiere: Uraufführung am 28.07.2003, Künstlerverein Malkasten, Düsseldorf

Robin Hoffmann, aka Pierre Ampère: guitar

Mark L. Kysela, aka Victor Volt: tenor saxophone

DvD-production 2003/2004

recorded and mastered by students of the Hochschule der Medien, Stuttgart

Commentary (German)


Schliff

for three dancers and microphones - 25 min. - 2002/2003

Premiere: Uraufführung am 23.10.2003, Theater unterm Dach, Berlin, kmft

Commentary (german)


Stehender Falz

for Flute, Alto saxophone, Violoncello and Piano - 5:10 min. - 2001 Sept./Okt.

Premiere: Uraufführung am 10.03.2001, BIS-Kulturzentrum Mönchengladbach, ohton-Ensemble

Commentary and Score Excerpt (german)


Strom - Ensemble der Autoren

Terminal A: Strom - 25 min. - 2001

Premiere: Premiere am 29.09.2001, Düsseldorfer Altstadtherbst, Wettbewerb für Junge Kultur

production Stuttgart 2001

Robin Hoffmann - aka Pierre Ampère: electric guitar, voice, live-electronics

Mark L. Kysela - aka Victor Volt: saxophones, voice, live-electronics

recording and master: Heiko Schulz

Commentary (German)


Strom - Ensemble der Autoren

Terminal B: eine kleine musikalische Weltreise - 15 min. - 2001

Premiere: Erstaufführung am 29.09.2001, Düsseldorfer Altstadtherbst, Wettbewerb für Junge Kultur

1 Patagonien

2 Faröer Inseln

3 Paraguay

4 Texas

5 Sheshire

6 Birma

7 Kalmückien

8 Tasmanien

9 die Schweiz

10 die Elfenbeinküste

11 Toskana

12 Entenhausen

13 der Jemen

Robin Hoffmann - aka Pierre Ampère: E-Gitarre, Stimme, Live-Elektronik

Mark L. Kysela - aka Victor Volt: Saxophone, Stimme, Live-Elektronik


An-Sprache

for body-percussion solo - 10 min. - 2000

Premiere: Uraufführung am 16.08.2001, Kino Marabu, Gelterkinden (Schweiz), Christian Dierstein

Published by Edition C.F. Peters

Nikola Lutz plays An-Sprache

werkverzeichnis/an_sprache_mahrenholz.pdf

Commentary and Score Excerpt (german)


Das geliehene Ohr

for Viola-Sextet - 8 min. - 1999/2000

Premiere: Uraufführung am 10.06.2003, Stadthalle Kronberg, Violaklasse Tabea Zimmermann

Commentary and Score Excerpt (german)


Arnold S.

for Clarinet, Cello, Trombone and Piano - 12 min. - 1999

Premiere: Uraufführung am 01.04.2000, Hochschule für Musik, Frankfurt, Ensemble Modern

sound carrier

Commentary


Pause

Music for a choreography by Nik Haffner and Thomas McManus for two electric guitars - 50 min. - 1999

Premiere: Uraufführung am 18.10.1999, Klapstuk-Festival Leuven (Belgien), Robin Hoffmann und Daniel Göritz


Krusten

for String Quartet - 21 min. - 1998

Premiere: Uraufführung am 21.11.1998, Christuskirche, Bad Homburg, Askia-Quartett


Dampf

for Accordion Orchestra - 23 min. - 1997

Premiere: Uraufführung am 14.03.1999, Hochschule für Musik Frankfurt, Akkordeana e.V.

Commentary (german)


Der blutige Schaffner

Saxophone Quartet - 17 min. - 1996

Premiere: Uraufführung am 30.09.1997, at the International Saxophone Congress Valencia (Spain), Ensemble Atmosphere

score published by Tonger

Commentary


Gesang des Unkerichs

for two voices and vocal effects performer - 12 min. - 1996

Premiere: Uraufführung am 10.04.1996, Club Voltaire, Frankfurt, Christiane Reusch, Dorothee-Blanche Haun and Robin Hoffmann


Inquisition II

for Soprano-Saxophone/Guitar - 8 min. - 1995

Premiere: Uraufführung am 30.06.1995, Clara-Schumann-Saal, Frankfurt, Robin Hoffmann and Mark L. Kysela


[tl:]

for Saxophone-Solo (Baritone/Alto) - 8 min. - 1993

Premiere: Uraufführung am 08.07.1996, Clara-Schumann-Saal, Frankfurt, Mark L. Kysela